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Seed Planting Chart

Type

Spacing

Plant per 4 Persons

Seeds Needed*

Seeds/oz

Seeds/gram

Asparagus 9" to 12" 32 plants 32 1300 46
Bush Beans 4" to 6" 80 to 120 foot row 360 90 3
Beets 4" 60 foot row 180 1000-2750 37-99
Broccoli 24' to 30" 12 to 15 plants 15 5000-9300 174-330
Cabbage 24' to 36" 12 to 15 plants 15 2750-10500 99-370
Carrots 2" to 4" 40 foot row 240 11000-24300 385-850
Cauliflower 18" to 24" 12 to 15 plants 15 5000-9300 174-330
Corn 8" to 12" 140 foot row 210 135-400 5-6
Cucumbers 8" to 36" 6 to 8 plants 8 1000 35
Kohlrabi 6" to 8" 12 to 15 foot row 30 7300-9300 257-330
Leaf Lettuce 12" 20 to 30 foot row 30 26500 935
Mustard 6" 3 to 4 plants 4 13125 462
Green Onions 1" to 2" 10 foot row 120 13000 440
Peas 2" 120 to 160 foot row 960 100 3
Peppers 18" to 24" 6 to 10 plants 10 4300 154
Pumpkins 36" to 48" 3 plants 3 185 6
Radishes 2" 20 foot row 120 2000-4500 70-160
Spinach 12" 10 to 20 foot row 20 1500-4000 50-150
Squash 36" to 48" 3 plants 3 260 10
Tomatoes 24" to 36" 10 to 15 plants 15 10000-11875 350
Turnips 4" to 6" 10 to 15 foot row 45 7800-15300 275-530

All numbers are approximate.  * Since you cannot expect 100% germination, be sure to plant extra seeds.

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